Jennifer Sciolla, MS, CTRS, CCLS
Director of Child Life, Creative Arts Therapy and School Programs,
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Jennifer Sciolla has been appointed to the Advisory Board of the Alicia Rose Victorious Foundation (ARVF, Corp.). Sciolla earned her Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Recreation from Temple University and her Master of Science from Nova Southeastern University. For over 20 years, Sciolla has worked in many the Delaware Valley region's premier healthcare systems as a clinician and leader. She is a longtime adjunct instructor at Temple University, serves as a consultant on Association of Child Life Professional's Program Review & Development Service as well as a member of the Project Management Team for Child Life Data Center. She currently serves on the Board of ACLP, the national association representing child life profession, as a Director. Sciolla has co-authored several chapters and publications in the fields of child life and trauma informed care and has qualitative research experience, specifically examining how trauma informed approaches intersect with play in pediatric populations. At Temple University, Sciolla serves as a member of the Recreational Therapy Advisory Committee. Sciolla joined Nemours AIDHC in Wilmington, DE in December 2014. She oversees the Child Life, Creative Arts Therapy and School Programs. Her professional interests include autism, trauma, program development and space design.